What we’re about
TICE.Leiria is a workgroup created within the NERLEI association – Associação Empresarial da Região de Leiria. Its objective is to develop and animate the Digital & Tech community within the Leiria area. TICE stands for “Tecnologias de Informação Comunicação e Electrónica”.
Our goal is to contribute to the growth of a dynamic ecosystem within the region, allowing the industry development of existing and new companies such as start-up for the professionals.
Various events and models are organized, conferences, Tertúlia, Open classroom, Meetups, round-table, panel, workshops, etc. TICE.Leiria is organized by the NERLEI association, IPL (Politécnico de Leiria) and TICE.PT.
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- Building AI-Powered Startups: From Ideation to Customer ExpansionVOID Software, Leiria
We are pleased to announce the next TICE.Leiria Meetup dedicated to building and scaling AI-startups.
The two talks will explore how to leverage the new paradigm to solve business problems and create a valuable competitive advantage.
This event is organized by TICE.Leiria, supported by VOID & Grupo Lusiaves,
The event will be onsite with a coffee-break available at the event.
⏰ The event will start from 18h30 pm PT time
Your help in sharing the event will be appreciated, bring a peer :)
See you there !
📢 Talk - Scaling a Data-powered Road Freight Platform
The Road Transport business is years behind industries like manufacturing when it comes to technology adoption, and road freight companies need to catch up if they want to stay afloat in the next 5 years. This talk will present the journey of Meight leveraging AI as part of its products, what is coming, and what to learn from their experience.
📢 Speaker - António REIS
CTO & Co-founder at Meight. António’s background is in mechanical engineering and he has been working with engines all of his life. Before focunsing Meight he was an engineer for a Moto GP team. Now most of his time is focused on building Meight, a startup that focus on boosting profitability, scale operations and retain drivers with the most advanced carrier software.
📢 Talk - AI on the Shop Floor - A Computer Vision Framework for Supervision and Control of Industrial Processes
📢 Speaker : Carlos Ribeiro
Carlos Ribeiro, PhD, is a founder and CTO of TWEVO, Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria for over 25 years and Researcher at the Telecommunications Institute. Its R&D topics are Wireless Communications, Digital Signal Processing, Fast Electronics and Artificial Intelligence, with more than 70 international publications, including book chapters, scientific journals and conferences. Before TWEVO, he participated in more than a dozen national and international R&D projects. With TWEVO, he led 3 EU-funded projects. Since 2020, he has focused on the electronic implementation of computer vision systems with AI for supervision and control of industrial processes.